Theme: Environmental and Human Health, explored through three categories:

our natural environment
our built environment
our own inner and physical being.

Online and M16 Gallery 1.

FULL EXHIBITION DETAILS (including specifications and dates)

All exhibitors must be a Canberra Art Workshop (CAW) member.

Please direct queries to: exhibitionscaw@gmail.com

2022 is underway – so it’s time to enter our first Exhibition.

Life is starting to get back to ‘normal’ CAW art groups and workshops are running and M16 is holding  regular exhibitions and in a few weeks they will be hanging the first of three CAW exhibitions.

ON SHOW – EMERGENCE is centred on the themes of envioronmental and human health, it will explore three categories;  Our natural enviornment – what sort of a world are we leaving for our grandchildren?  Our build envioronment – are our cityscapes becoming greener or greyer?  Our inner and physical being – has the pandemic left you with a binge habit?
There’s a huge scope so set up your easel and get creative!

Key dates:

Friday 1 April

Complete online form, pay fee, upload a hi-res image of artwork(s) by 5.00pm.

Sunday 10 April

Delivery of actual works to CAW Studio for hanging in M16 Gallery: 1.00 to 4.00pm.

Thursday 14 April

Exhibition will commence in-gallery at M16 and online.

Sunday 1 May

Exhibition will finish in-gallery at M16.

Monday 2 May

Exhibition ‘bump-out’ — collect artworks from M16 Gallery — 10.00am to 1.00pm, or organise someone to collect for you.




All exhibitors must be a financial CAW member. 

Now that we are going ahead with the physical exhibition in Gallery 1 at M16, we can accept up to three entries.

Image of submitted work must be of:

  • original artwork created in the last 18 months
  • uploaded as a high-resolution (1Mb-3Mb) jpeg image 
  • received by 5.00pm on 1 April 2022 on this website with the completed form (including all details — about yourself and the artwork), plus a 25-word description of your artwork.

The Curator will make a judgement about the images of works to post.


This year we are featuring the themes of environmental and human health.


Works in this show are to depict or comment on the health of:

  1. our natural environment
  2. our built environment — in our country, region, city, society, local community or our homes
  3. our own inner and physical being.


$50 ($45 for superannuates/pensioners) — non-refundable.


Due to increased cost the exhibition calalogue can not be provided free of charge.  If you would like a printed colour catalogue of the exhibition they can be purchased for $5.00 when you submit your entry form.


Entry fee must be paid via the application form. 


Images will remain online for approximately one year. 

Submission of your image automatically includes permission for CAW to use it at our discretion, including for promotional and social media purposes (which may include some careful photo editing).

CAW will put any interested buyer in touch with you individually so that you can manage the sale, collection, postage, or couriering of the work to them. 

CAW will not take responsibility for any sales or transfer of works to purchasers

Purchase the On-Show Calalogue now and collect at the gallery.  At just $5.00 it makes a great souvenir!

Or download a software (PDF) version of the catalogue HERE:

EXAMPLE: of Narrabundar Tors by Prue Power

EXAMPLE: Robyn Banks Chine Collee Town